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Foundation

Charity law, trust in NGOs crucial

Transparency requirements for charities issued at the weekend are a much needed step in the right direction given the scandals that have plagued philanthropic organisations in recent years, but the rules fall short of what needs to be done

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:49pm

beauty buzz

For those seeking a natural-looking sunkissed glow, there's a range of great products available.

1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

This week we test: tinted moisturiser

Tinted moisturiser is a good alternative for people who don't like plastering on foundation but want a little coverage while keeping skin soft.

8/10

Bobbi Brown SPF15 Tinted Moisturizer (HK$340/ 50ml)

13 May 2012 - 12:00am

Skincare brand chief demonstrates the art of covering up

American skincare brand DMK held the Asian launch of its new make-up range in Hong Kong on Wednesday. The brand's founder, American biological scientist Dr Danne Montague-King, flew in specially for the occasion.

30 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Rich in HK are not big givers

While philanthropy in Asia generally lags behind the levels seen in more developed countries, Hong Kong is an unusual case - the city as a whole gives more than other Asian nations, yet the wealthiest give less.

22 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Colour coded

Karen Yiu

'This season, cat eyes are back - use lots of eyeliner to create big, dramatic eyes, as well as electric blue shades. For the face, there's the English rose look; a natural look highlighting great skin, with heavy, watery skin texture.

13 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Lost luggage creates a girl's worst nightmare

Rebecca Morrice Williams, the founder of Australian cosmetics brand Becca, had her luggage waylaid when she flew from Perth to Hong Kong last week. It wasn't shoes and clothes that she panicked about, though, it was her toiletries and make-up.

3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

WOW Factor

Even coverage, even when it sizzles

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

A spray of heaven

4 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

FRESH start

The most important step after applying make-up is removing every last trace, especially when it comes to party season.

Long-lasting foundations and waterproof mascara are just a few of the products made to withstand all-night festivities, but they're also prone to clog pores and wreak havoc to the skin if left on too long.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

ALL THAT glitters

Fresh faced

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

Drawing a veil over dull skin

13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Beauty buzz

If eyes are the windows to the soul then you'll want to make sure yours look their best at all times.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

This week we test: pressed powder

Powder compacts are easy to transport and work best for touching up a shiny nose on the go. Just wrap a puff around your fingers and press powder to skin.

The Body Shop Extra Virgin Minerals Compact Foundation SPF15 (HK$259/8.5g) 7/10

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

Four times the fun

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

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